A motorcyclist has been killed after colliding with a ute at Williamtown around 6:15pm on Tuesday night.
The rider was struck on Cabbage Tree Road, and sent careering into a fence.
He died at the scene.
The 24-year-old driver of the ute escaped uninjured, and was taken to hospital for routine blood alchohol tests.
Police are urging anyone with dash-cam footage to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
WILLIAMTOWN: Cabbage Tree Rd is closed in both directions due to a motorcycle crash at Nelson Bay Rd. Divert via Cormorant Rd and and Nelson Bay Rd instead and allow extra travel time. pic.twitter.com/pS5mMFwYMN
— Live Traffic NSW (@LiveTrafficNSW) May 7, 2019